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Bookshelf update: Why Does the World Exist?

In Bookshelf, Existential on Tue 30 Aug 2016 at 05:08

One major takeaway from Jim Holt’s Why Does the World Exist? An Existential Detective Story, as embodied by the following excerpt… Read the rest of this entry »

Bookshelf update: The $100 Startup

In Bookshelf on Tue 29 Sep 2015 at 22:45

Two takeaways from Chris Guillebeau’s The $100 Startup: Reinvent the Way You Make a Living, Do What You Love, and Create a New Future, as embodied by the following excerpts… Read the rest of this entry »

Bookshelf update: Creativity Inc.

In Bookshelf on Mon 27 Jul 2015 at 08:51

Two takeaways from Ed Catmull’s Creativity Inc., as embodied by the following excerpts… Read the rest of this entry »

Bookshelf update: Contagious

In Bookshelf, Tech on Tue 30 Jun 2015 at 13:48

Two takeaways from Jonah Berger’s Contagious: Why Things Catch On, as embodied by the following excerpts… Read the rest of this entry »

Guest post: The best startup advice for young founders

In Bookshelf, Tech on Mon 15 Jun 2015 at 19:15

Reblogged from James Altucher’s answer to a user’s question on Quora; read the original hereRead the rest of this entry »

Bookshelf update: The Lean Startup

In Bookshelf, Tech on Mon 18 May 2015 at 10:44

9 takeaways from Eric Ries’ The Lean Startup: How Today’s Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses, as embodied by the following excerpts… Read the rest of this entry »

Bookshelf update: Behind the Cloud

In Bookshelf, Tech on Tue 12 May 2015 at 08:41

Five takeaways from Marc Benioffs’ Behind the Cloud: The Untold Story of How Salesforce.com Went from Idea to Billion-Dollar Company — and Revolutionized an Industry, as embodied by the following excerpts… Read the rest of this entry »

Bookshelf update: Growth Hacker Marketing

In Bookshelf on Tue 24 Mar 2015 at 06:24

Six takeaways from Ryan Holiday’s Growth Hacker Marketing: A Primer on the future of PR, Marketing, and Advertising, as embodied by the following excerpts… Read the rest of this entry »

Bookshelf update: Marissa Mayer & the Fight to Save Yahoo

In Bookshelf on Tue 17 Mar 2015 at 06:39

Seven takeaways from Nick Carlson’s Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo!, as embodied by the following excerpts… Read the rest of this entry »

Bookshelf update: The Startup of You

In Bookshelf on Tue 3 Mar 2015 at 05:35

Two takeaways from Reid Hoffman & Ben Casnoch’s The Start-up of You: Adapt to the Future, Invest in Yourself, and Transform Your Careeras embodied by the following excerpts…

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